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New Center for Arts and Culture

Selihot Re-imagined

Composer and performer Galeet Dardashti pulls together music and culture reaching back almost 3,000 years for her new piece Monajat - Fervent Prayer, which will... Read More
Posted in: Arts & Culture
High Holidays with Your Kids

High Holidays with Your Kids

Holidays are a great time for families to celebrate together, but all holiday celebrations are not created equal. Here's a list of holiday programs and... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Boston Jewish Music Festival

In The Mood For Awe?

Certain times of year bring out certain songs in my cd collection. Come May, you will hear Little Feat's Dixie Chicken blaring from my car... Read More
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Returning Ourselves: A meditation on Selichot

Returning Ourselves: A meditation on Selichot

This Saturday night many Ashkenazi Jews will begin reciting a series of prayers called "Selichot."  Sephardic Jews already started reciting them a few weeks ago... Read More
Coming to a Full Stop: Nitzavim, Vayelech, and the Days of Awe

Coming to a Full Stop: Nitzavim, Vayelech, and the Days of Awe

Judaism is a study in contrasts.   We are meant to see that for every calamity, there is redemption.  For every curse, there is a blessing. ... Read More